Founded 1907

Consett and Vale of Derwent Naturalist Field Club


This is the website of the Consett & Vale of Derwent Naturalist Field Club.

The website aims to advertise the activities of the club to a wide audience as well as inform members about forthcoming walks and events. If you wish to stay informed about upcoming events and the walks then please join our Mailing List

The walks run every fortnight from March until October and in the winter there is a programme of lectures held in Consett Citizens House. The current programme will be made available around the start of October and can be found on the News Page

We Want You!

We always need walk leaders, without them there will be no walks!
If you feel you could lead a walk, or you have been a walk leader before and want to submit a walk for next years programme, you can do it online.
Just go to the walk leaders submission form by clicking here

Please browse through the site, where you will find sections giving information about the walks, lectures and social events as well as pictures taken by the members.

There are pages covering Healthy Walking, The Countryside Code, Club Rules, Archive Material and Links to other external relevant websites.

The Winter Programme can be downloaded from our downloads page or by clicking here.

Mailing List

We now have a mailing list. If you want to receive notification and news about the walks and activities of the club please click here.

If you have any questions about the Clubs activities then try our FAQ's page.

You can also contact the Club or enquire about joining by using the contact form.